Home Page · Site Forum · rugbyleagueontv.co.uk - RL TV Listings & RL Audio Match Commentary · DVD Swaps · Facebook Page · Twitter Friday, January 15, 2021
2020 Season
2020 First Team
2020 Reserves
2020 Under 18s
2020 Under 16s
2020 Women
Wigan RL History Pages
Historical Results at a Glance
Club Honours & Records
Wigan RL A to Z Player List
Wigan RL Heritage Numbers
Wigan RL Timeline
Wigan RL "Top" Timeline
Wigan v Saints - Derby Archive
Challenge Cup Record
League Cup Record
Lancashire Cup Record
All Time Head to Head Records
All Time Player Records
Central Park
The DW Stadium
Co-Operative Stadium, Orrell
Super League Only Stats
All Time SL Table
Classic Matches
Record Victory
8 in a Row!
Coaching Register
Average Attendances
Great Britain Register
Home Nation Register
Wigan - Miscellany
Playing Kit Archive
Two Teams in Wigan!
Wigan Highfield
Springfield Borough
11th March 1978: Wigan 10 Bradford 22
Posted by cherryandwhite on January 11 2013 - 03:01

Click: Last Match - Click: Next Match

Saturday 11th March 1978

Wigan 10 Bradford Northern 22
Central Park, Wigan
Challenge Cup Round 2

Kick Off 3:00pm


 (Second Half)

Wigan Team
1.  Malcolm Swann    G2 

Green Vigo

3.  Dave Willicombe    
4.  Malcolm Swann    

Jimmy Hornby

6.  Alan Taylor    

Bernard Coyle


Nick Nelson

9.  Geoff Aspinall    
10.  Steve O'Neill    
11.  Bill Ashurst    
12.  John Wood    
13.  John Foran    


Tries: -
Goals: -


A tough cup draw for Wigan against title chasing Bradford with BBC in attendance to televise the game for Grandstand. Bradford ended up progressing with a good 22-10 win.

Half Time:  -
Attendance:  -

1977-1978 Challenge Cup Round 2

Saturday 11th March 1978
Wigan 10 Bradford Northern 22 (Second Half Live on BBC 1)

Sunday 12th March 1978
Featherstone Rovers 23 New Hunslet 7
Huddersfield 13 Salford 3
Hull 8 Widnes 20
Oldham 11 St Helens 26
Wakefield Trinity 6 Leeds 28
Warrington 29 Swinton 4
Workington Town 8 Castleford 8

Tuesday 14th March 1978
Replay: Castleford 8 Workington Town 8

Thursday 16th March 1978
Second Replay: Workington Town 13 Castleford 20 (at Central Park, Wigan)

1977-1978 Challenge Cup Quarter Finals

Sunday 19th March 1978
Featherstone Rovers 25 Castleford 15
Leeds 16 Bradford Northern 8
St Helens 31 Huddersfield 5
Warrington 6 Widnes 0

1977-1978 Challenge Cup Semi Finals

Saturday 1st April 1978
Featherstone Rovers 9 Leeds 14 (at Odsal Stadium, Bradford - Second Half Live on BBC 1)

Saturday 8th April 1978
St Helens 12 Warrington 8 (at Central Park, Wigan - Second Half Live on BBC 1)

1977-1978 Challenge Cup Final

Saturday 13th May 1978
Leeds 14 St Helens 12 (at Wembley Stadium, Leeds - Live on BBC 1)

BBC 1 - Saturday 11th March 1978
9:00am Teddy Edward
9:05am Indoor Outdoors
9:30am Multi-Coloured Swap Shop
12:18pm Weather
12:20pm Grandstand presented by Frank Bough including......
12:25 Football Focus (Bob Wilson)
12:55 Skiing: World Cup Downhill from Laax, Switzerland (David Vine)
1:20, 1:55, 2:25, 2:55 Horse Racing from Newbury (Peter O'Sullevan, Julian Wilson, Richard Pitman)
1:35, 2:10, 2:40 World Figure Skating Championship: Ladies from Ottawa, Canada (Alan Weeks)
3:10 Field Hockey: England v India (Neil Durden-Smith)
3:50 Rugby League: Wigan v Bradford Northern (Eddie Waring)
4:30 Athletics: European Indoor Championships from Milan, Italy (David Coleman, Ron Pickering)
4:40 Final Score
5:10pm Cartoon: The New Adventures of Batman: Have An Evil Day (Part 1)
5:35pm News, Weather, Sport, Look North Update
5:50pm Jim'll Fix It with Jimmy Savile
6:25pm Dr. Who: The Invasion of Time (Part 6)
6:50pm Mister Moses (starring Robert Mitchum, Carroll Baker)
8:40pm Mike Yarwood in Persons
9:15pm Starsky and Hutch
10:05pm News, Weather
10:15pm Match of the Day: FA Cup Quarter Finals - West Bromwich Albion v Nottingham Forest & Millwall v Ipswich Town
11:15pm Saturday Night at the Mill (Guests: Britt Ekland, Klaus Wunderlich, Tony Hart)
12:15am Weather, National Anthem, Closedown

No Comments have been Posted.
Post Comment
Please Login to Post a Comment.
Rating is available to Members only.

Please login or register to vote.

No Ratings have been Posted.
Donate to Website

If you appreciate the efforts made on this site and would like to see them continue, donations are welcome to cover the increased running costs of this website. Cheers.

View a Previous Season.....

A to Z Player List


Remember Me

Lost Password?

Copyright - Cherryandwhite.co.uk 2002-2020
Whilst every effort is made to ensure that news stories are correct, we cannot be held responsible for errors. Some articles and pictures on this website have been recovered from various sources for archive purposes. If any material on this website is subject to copyright or incorrect in any way please contact us bilkowigan@googlemail.com so we can remove it or negotiate copyright permission.
RLFANS.COM, the owners of this website, the RLSA (Rugby League Supporters Association) or the 100% League Network are not responsible for the content of its sub-sites, please email the author of this sub-site if you feel you find an article offensive or of a choice nature that you disagree with.

Email RLFANS.COM's owners admins@rlfans.com if further assistance is required.

©1999-2020 RLFANS.COM